Centre for Children's Rights

Director

Prof Laura Lundy
Professor of Education Law and Children's Rights
LL.B, LL.M, PhD,
Barrister at Law
Non-acting until October 2015.  Please direct all queries to the Deputy Director, Lesley Emerson


Deputy Director

Ms Lesley Emerson


Other Members:

Prof David Archard
Dr Bronagh Byrne
Prof Paul Connolly
Prof Jannette Elwood
Dr Lee Jerome
Dr Karen Kerr
Dr Sylvie Langlaude
Prof Ruth Leitch
Dr Katrina Lloyd
Dr Chelsea Marshall
Dr Sarah Miller
Dr Karen Orr
Dr Dirk Schubotz
Dr Ron Smith
Dr Karen Winter


Research Students:

Jen Banks
Rhian Barrance
Josephine Bweyale
Suzanne Coneeley
Lovina Emejulu
Erika Frank
Lucy Royal-Dawson
Harry Shier
Triona Stokes
Michelle Templeton
Jamie Yohanis

News from the Centre for Children's Rights

Legal needs’ research presented at Child Care Research Forum conference

Lesley Emerson and Karen Orr were invited to present findings from research conducted for the Department of Justice on the legal needs of children and young people at...

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Centre members present an international conference: ’25 Years CRC’

Prof Laura Lundy and Dr Chelsea Marshall presented at the International Conference '25 Years CRC' at Leiden University 18-19 November. Chelsea's paper, entitled 'Face...

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Centre for Children's Rights attend Research Showcase

Professor Laura Lundy, Rhian Barrance and Jen Banks represented the Centre for Children's Rights  at a public event at Queen's on  November 10th  which...

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Centre for Children’s Rights Hosts Advancing Children’s Rights Conference

The final in the ‘Advancing Children’s Rights’ seminar series was hosted by the Centre for Children’s Rights on 23rd and...

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Professor Laura Lundy Invited Speaker at International Expert Seminar in Belgium

Professor Laura Lundy participated in an International Expert Seminar at Ghent University on 5 November 2014, where she joined other children's rights and human...

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Publications

Archard, D. (2014) 'Procreating,' in S. Luper (ed.) The Cambridge Companion to Life and Death Cambridge: Cambridge University Press

Langlaude, S. (2014) Parental Disputes, Religious Upbringing and Welfare in English Law and the ECHR, Religion and Human Rights: An International Journal 9(1), 1-30.

Shier, H., Hernández, M., Centeno, M,, Arróliga, I. and González, M. (2014) How children and young people influence policy-makers: Lessons from Nicaragua, Children & Society 28(1), 1–14.